The Premier Soccer League has revealed the procedure and the date for this year’s Promotion Play-off draw.
The draw will take place on Wednesday, 19 May 2021 at 11:00.
The Draw Procedure:
As per the Promotion Play-Off Rules;
a, Club1, Club2 and Club3 will be allocated as follows:–i. Club1 – The Club finishing in position 15 (fifteen) of the Premier Division.
b, public draw will be held to determine which of the remaining participating Member Clubs will be Club2 and Club3.
The purpose of the draw is to determine club2 and club3 of the Promotion Play-Off Fixtures. The Competition will be played over six fixture dates with the fixtures being as follows:
- Date 1: Club3 v Club2, (Club1 – bye);
- Date 2: Club1 v Club3, (Club2 – bye);
- Date 3: Club2 v Club1, (Club3 – bye);
- Date 4: Club2 v Club3, (Club1 – bye);
- Date 5: Club3 v Club1, (Club2 – bye);
- Date 6: Club1 v Club2, (Club3 – bye).
The two GladAfrica Championship clubs that will finish the season in Position two and three will be identified as NFD2 and NFD3 for the purpose of the draw.
As it stands the first division is left with one last round of fixture before the qualifying teams can be determined while the DStv premiership is left with three rounds before the 15th placed team is known.
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By Ofhani Munyai